Harry C. Staley

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Staley, Harry C. ALBANY Dr. Harry Charles Staley, a beloved professor, scholar, writer, poet, community activist and a fixture in the Albany writing and arts community for over 60 years, died August 6, 2018. A World War II veteran, he taught literature at SUNY Albany for more than 40 years. He also traveled widely with his wife Helen Raynes Staley, teaching in Europe and Asia. He leaves his son Gregory, daughter-in-law Virginia and grandson Steven. A memorial gathering will be held on Saturday, September 15, in the Magin & Keegan Funeral Home at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited.


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Published in Albany Times Union from Sept. 13 to Sept. 14, 2018
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